Allied Warships

HMS Brabant (FY 586)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 586 
Built byAilsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (Ayr, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched25 Apr 1918 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed on 25 May 1918.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 280 tons.

Returned to her owner in December 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Brabant (FY 586)

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1Skr. Charles Withworth, RNR31 Aug 19392 Jan 1940
2Skr. William James Scott, RNR2 Jan 194025 Apr 1940
3T/Skr. John Andrew Armitage, RNR25 Apr 194011 Feb 1941
4T/Lt. James Henry Alexander Winfield, RNR11 Feb 194116 Mar 1943
5T/Lt. Herbert Gladstone White, RNR16 Mar 194324 May 1944
6T/Lt. Peter Brown, RNVR24 May 1944mid 1945

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